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Recession Red-Flag Rears Its Ugly head At Temp-Help Tumbles

Ahead of the last two recessions, hiring by staffing agencies (ie: temp help) rolled over – it’s now happening again.

Part-time employment has led the jobs “recovery” since the recession, leading to more than one in 50 US workers being employed as temporary help. 286 more words

EU and recession

Apparently according to George Osborne if we leave the EU they’ll be a recession. Uh, why? Under this Tory government a lot of data has been manipulated to give the impression that everything is on the up. 139 more words


Chief Economist's Weekly Brief - Divergence

A deluge of inflation data and speeches from central bankers put monetary policy in the spotlight last week. Whilst the US is talking up the chances of it raising rates this Summer, at least one of the UK’s rate setters is seriously considering voting to cut rates later this year. 1,173 more words

Labour Market

Revving up the May stock selling

Let’s look at “Sell in May and Go Away.”

The Dow and S&P 500 indices are in the green for the year — only marginally — at 0.4%. 231 more words


Charts, Bruh: Credit Card Debt and Recessions

Peep these charts, bruh: 

Each of these two sexy-ass charts hold some major key information that could used to forecast where the economy is heading right now: 552 more words


Understanding the Trump/Sanders Phenomena

Let us travel back in time only 12 months.  America was starting to focus on the next potential President.  There was seeming certainty over the choices.  931 more words


In Opposition to The Bowsie Austerity

You see the thing about this, this yoke I started back then. It depends on the health of the thinking matter. For me, its good now. 442 more words